Environmental report released for McArthur River Mine

The independent monitor’s Environmental Performance Annual Report for the McArthur River Mine (MRM) site for the period October 2016 to March 2018 has been released.

The report acknowledged the progress and improvements the Department of Primary Industry and Resources, as the government regulator, had made during the reporting period to address and implement recommendations from previous reports.

The independent monitor presented a community report to the Borroloola community on Wednesday 21 November, before presenting findings to stakeholders in Darwin on Thursday 22 November.

The Northern Territory Government is committed to ensuring environmental values are protected across the Territory.

A media release from the Department of Primary Industry and Resources can be read in the Northern Territory Government newsroom.

Copies of the independent monitor’s Environmental Performance Annual Report and Community Report for 2017-2018, and DPIR and MRM’s response reports are available on the department’s website and the independent monitor’s website.

2017-2018 independent monitor's report